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@Rochester: News for University of Rochester

In Today's Issue

  • Memories Abroad
  • Mathematics Professor Emeritus Sanford Segal Dies
  • Lane Closure Planned Near Clinton Crossing
  • Simon School Offers Accelerated MBA Program
  • Give Yourself a Raise: Fully Appreciating Your Benefits
  • Dining Hall Begins Summer Hours

News and Announcements

Memories Abroad
From September through June 1957–58, Suzanne Jagel O'Brien '59 wrote detailed letters to her parents describing her travels in Paris. Now she has donated the correspondence to Rochester.

Mathematics Professor Emeritus Sanford Segal Dies
Professor emeritus of mathematics Sanford Segal, who taught at Rochester for 44 years before retiring in 2008, died May 7. He was 72.

Lane Closure Planned Near Clinton Crossing
Traffic patterns for the South Clinton Avenue water main installation project will change mid-week, impacting traffic near Senator Keating Boulevard.

Simon School Offers Accelerated MBA Program
The Simon School announces its new Accelerated Professional MBA Program, which will allow working professionals to pursue an advanced business degree in an evening format over an estimated two-and-a-half-year period.

Give Yourself a Raise: Fully Appreciate Your Benefits
"Your salary is just a piece of your total compensation," says Michele Hill, manager of the University's Benefits Office. "There are lots of other opportunities you can tap to earn or save extra money, and they won't necessarily show up on your pay stub." Read more about leveraging your position to live healthier, buy a new home, advance your education, and more.

Dining Halls Begin Summer Hours
Details about Dining Services summer hours are available online. Also, to stay informed about the Wilson Commons renovations, go to the U of R Dining Facebook page.

May 25, 2010
Today's Forecast:
Sunny, High 85°
Mostly Sunny, High 84°

Today's Event Highlight

Exhibit: Claude Bragdon and the Beautiful Necessity
Rush Rhees Library Rare Books and Special Collections. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more…

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Rochester in the News
CBS News (May 24)
'Phthalates: Are They Safe?'
Congress came under pressure to act because of a study by Shanna Swan, a professor of obstetrics and gynecology, and of environmental medicine, who compared the levels of phthalates in a group of pregnant women with the health of the baby boys they gave birth to. Read more…

In Higher Education
Inside Higher Ed (May 24)
‘Ensuring Insurance’
With their revenues declining and prospects for replacing them fading, colleges and universities are embracing a series of tactics aimed at lowering their costs. The measures aren't always popular, especially when they are perceived as taking cherished benefits away from employees. Read more…

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